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Please don't swim in the quarries--it's both dangerous and illegal here.
Posted by: map
12/10/2009 04:31 PM

Laughing Planet downtown just off Kirkwood... I've live in Austin, and Laughing Planet stillll has the most amazing burritos I've ever had.
Posted by: Hoosier Grad
29/09/2009 10:20 AM

If you love Korean food, especially Korean barbecue, then, Mama's Restaurant at 10th and the Bypass is a must! The lunch specials can't be beat, and the Korean barbecue itself is delicious and fun to make/eat.
Posted by: A. Cook
19/09/2009 04:42 PM

I've lived in Bloomington for years and here are some favorites.

Camping: Deam Wilderness
Hiking Short(but hard):Cedar Bluffs, Leonard’s Springs
Hiking Long: Brown County, Hoosier National, Paynetown
Mountain Biking: Wapehani, Brown County
Festivals: Taste of Bloomington (June), 4th Street(Labor Day), Lotus World Music(Late September), Festival of the Falls (late October)
Food: Anatolia (Turkish), Little Tibet (Tibetan), Hinkle's (Burgers)
Others: Opera, Symphony, Art Museum, Farmers Market
Posted by: Melissa Roth
18/09/2009 06:36 PM

Bloomington is a place that people always come back to. With a strong local community, it still has a flavor of a town that isn't like every other big chain city. Easy to plan a visit with a festival, most prominently the Lotus World Music Festival in late Sept., early Oct. where over 30 bands from around the world preform.
Tons of mt. biking at Brown County, boating on Monroe Lake, camping at Deam Wilderness, and hiking anywhere(Cedar Bluffs is one)- Bloomington is a place you'll never forget.
Posted by: Melissa Roth
18/09/2009 05:53 PM